Monthly workshops held around the Bay Area to help writers at all levels tap into the power of the creative unconscious in drafting and developing stories, poems, plays, and essays. Led by award-winning instructor Clive Matson.

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Let The Crazy Child Write!

Recent Meetups

  • July 22, 2014 · 7:00 PM

    Too-Busy-2-Write Writers' Group

    2 Writers

    Are you busy? Too busy to do the writing you love to do? Do weeks go by without you putting pen to paper in a creative way? You are not alone. Join the the too-busy-2-... Learn more
  • April 29, 2014 · 7:00 PM

    Too-Busy-2-Write Writers' Group

    2 Writers

    Are you busy? Too busy to do the writing you love to do? Do weeks go by without you putting pen to paper in a creative way? You are not alone. Join the the too-busy-2-... Learn more
  • April 15, 2014 · 7:00 PM

    Too-Busy-2-Write Writers' Group

    3 Writers | 4.00

    Are you busy? Too busy to do the writing you love to do? Do weeks go by without you putting pen to paper in a creative way? You are not alone. Join the the too-busy-2-... Learn more
  • January 11, 2014 · 10:00 AM

    Crazy Child Writing!

    2 Writers

    We are close to our creative source when the child within speaks its mind and ignores any critical or editorial voices. In the morning we will let that “Crazy Child”... Learn more
  • June 8, 2013 · 10:00 AM

    Let that "Crazy Child" write!

    3 Writers | 4.00

    The Crazy Child One-Day Workshops We are close to our creative source when the child within speaks its mind and ignores any critical or editorial voices. In the morning... Learn more
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  • New Discussion
    Clive M.

    "Hi Writers, There's an open reading at the beginning of Poetry Unbound this Sunday 5pm-8pm, April 5, at Art House Gallery, 2905 Shattuck at Ashby in Berkeley. You can get up and read your best for three minutes, and doing this can be great fun...."

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  • New Discussion
    Clive M.

    "Hi Writers, Last meeting we had a great quarrel with God who's pointing His stick down here and messing with us, and a further adventure with a racing car. A small group but we always have fun...."

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  • New Member
    Susie Susie joined
    February 26
  • New Discussion
    Clive M.

    "Hi Writers, A sweet, casual, friendly writing workshop today! 12:30pm - 2pm at the Universalist Unitarian Church, Cedar and Bonita Streets in Berkeley, upstairs room. This happens every 4th Sunday of the month...."

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  • New comment
    Clive M.

    "Hi Writers, My week got overly busy, with a memorial, two readings, four workshops, and getting ready for "Writi­ng Costa Rica"!­ I haven'­ gotten enough writing done - I'll be very ready for our group on Tuesday when it comes around.... How about you?"

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  • New Member
    Julie Julie joined
    August 19
    Julie
    "I write for work and personal and want to find ways to stay committed to my writing but also become more in tune to it and accepting."
  • New comment
    Phyllis H.

    "Are there going to be other workshops like this in the future. I would like to come to one but week nights are tough to get too get off work late in the evening. Anyway let us know if you decide to have other days too. Thank you"

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  • New Member
    Brianna Brianna joined
    May 9, 2014
    Brianna
    "I love to write, I have been doing so for over 15 years. I have recently started to get into more frequently."
  • New comment
    A former member A former member commented on Too-Busy-2-Writ­e Writers' Group
    April 21, 2014
    A former member

    "Pleasantly surprised at the writing I generated for my first meeting. Enjoyable with a loose structure- but just enough to keep me focused."

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